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Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT)

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Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) at epoch 26 April 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458600.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.38402049
Orbit inclination i 3.40856158°
Perihelion distance q 1.01283536 AU
151,518,014 km
Aphelion distance Q 2.27570053 AU
340,439,954 km
Semi-major axis a 1.64426794 AU
245,978,984 km
Orbital period period 2.1100 years
770.1181 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2018-Aug-03 09:58:39
2,458,333.9157 JD
Next perihelion transit 2020-Sep-11 12:48
2,459,104.0338 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 319.31888207352°
Longitude of the ascending node node 73.207078750868°
Mean anomaly M 124.61769120417°
Mean motion n 0.46746079°/day

Visualization of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) and the planets along their orbits in this diagram accurately represents the current configuration of the objects in the Solar System. This is an experimental feature and it requires a WebGL enabled browser. Please provide us feedback!

Orbit Diagram of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT)
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Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Asteroid 65803 Didymos (1996 GT) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 16 11h 04m 04s +10° 24’ 29” 21.92 Leo
2019 May 17 11h 04m 31s +10° 19’ 08” 21.95 Leo
2019 May 18 11h 04m 59s +10° 13’ 38” 21.97 Leo
2019 May 19 11h 05m 29s +10° 08’ 03” 21.99 Leo
2019 May 20 11h 06m 01s +10° 02’ 20” 22.02 Leo
2019 May 21 11h 06m 33s +09° 56’ 30” 22.04 Leo
2019 May 22 11h 07m 08s +09° 50’ 32” 22.06 Leo
2019 May 23 11h 07m 42s +09° 44’ 30” 22.08 Leo
2019 May 24 11h 08m 20s +09° 38’ 20” 22.10 Leo
2019 May 25 11h 08m 57s +09° 32’ 04” 22.13 Leo
2019 May 26 11h 09m 37s +09° 25’ 42” 22.15 Leo
2019 May 27 11h 10m 17s +09° 19’ 14” 22.17 Leo
2019 May 28 11h 10m 58s +09° 12’ 39” 22.19 Leo
2019 May 29 11h 11m 40s +09° 06’ 01” 22.21 Leo